To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to require the termination of inactive investigations after a period of six months.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Apr 28, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 28, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 24, 2016
Considered by Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 5097 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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